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Australia launches $12m agri uplift project

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article image MULTAN: Australian ambassador to Pakistan Ms Margret Adamson has announced that her country has launched a $12 million programme for the uplift of agriculture sector in Pakistan. She was addressing the participants of a two-day mango festival organised by Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of Agriculture (MNSUA) and Punjab Agriculture Department on Monday after kicking off the event along with federal minister for food security and research Sikandar Hayat Bosan. She said the programme…Read More

Australia assures to strengthen farm research

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Australia and Pakistan have agreed to strengthen cooperation in field of agriculture and development as the latter assured the continuity of cooperation and support for agri-research and development in Pakistan. This collaboration was agreed upon during a meeting of a high-level delegation of Australian Commission of Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) led by Commission Chairman Don Heatley with PARC chairman Dr. Nadeem Amjad at the NARC in…Read More

Pakistani scientist couple leads the way with underwater drones in Australia

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article image Just when we got used to the sight of drones in the sky, capturing stunning aerial views, it’s time to get a grasp on a new idea -- drones underwater. Like its airborne cousin, an underwater drone is released to fulfil a mission on its own. It follows a pre-programmed path, captures images and other data, and delivers them back to base. Intelligent aquatic drones could even make autonomous decisions, like changing course to avoid obstacles, or identifying areas of particular…Read More

Australia announces $13m funds to uplift Pak agriculture

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Australian government would contribute $13 million under its Phase-II of the Agriculture Sector Linkages Program (ASLP) to improve the desires for ordinary wellbeing of small farmers in Pakistan. This was proclaimed by Australian High Commissioner in Pakistan Margaret Adamson; it has been the establishment of Australia’s sponsorship to Pakistan’s agribusiness territory. She in like manner highlighting the achievements of the ASLP Phase I and said it joined…Read More

Australia announces $13m funds to uplift Pak agriculture

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Australian government would contribute $13 million under its Phase-II of the Agriculture Sector Linkages Program (ASLP) to improve the desires for wellbeing of small farmers in Pakistan. This was proclaimed by Australian High Commissioner in Pakistan Margaret Adamson; it has been the establishment of Australia's sponsorship to Pakistan's agribusiness territory. She in like manner highlighting the achievements of the ASLP Phase I and said it joined the uptake of…Read More

RMIT University Australia, PhD International Scholarship (RPIS)

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article image RMIT PhD International Scholarships (RPIS) are funded by RMIT University Australia. These scholarships are awarded to International students undertaking a research Doctoral degree on the basis of academic excellence and research potential. All scholarship applications are ranked based on a model approved by RMIT’s Research Committee. RMIT University fosters excellence in research and scholarship, as it is this excellence which positions the university as Australia’s premier…Read More

Australia vows to promote women entrepreneurship in Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The women play an important role in national development and empowering this fraction of society is imperative to uplift the national economy and utilizing this human capital in productive domains. Australia shares strong bilateral ties with Pakistan and further extending the cooperation; Senior Trade Commissioner of Australian Trade Commission (ATC), Nicola Watkinkson held a meeting with Samina Fazil, President Islamabad Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IWCCI)…Read More

Australia vows to promote women entrepreneurship in Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The women play an important role in national development and empowering this fraction of society is imperative to uplift the national economy and utilizing this human capital in productive domains. Australia shares strong bilateral ties with Pakistan and further extending the cooperation; Senior Trade Commissioner of Australian Trade Commission (ATC), Nicola Watkinkson held a meeting with Samina Fazil, President Islamabad Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IWCCI) to…Read More

Australia vows to promote women entrepreneurship in Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The women play an important role in national development and empowering this fraction of society is imperative to uplift the national economy and utilizing this human capital in productive domains. Australia shares strong bilateral ties with Pakistan and further extending the cooperation; Senior Trade Commissioner of Australian Trade Commission (ATC), Nicola Watkinkson held a meeting with Samina Fazil, President Islamabad Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IWCCI) to…Read More

Pak-Australia initiate joint scholarship programme

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan and Australia have entered into agreement of education promotion. The mutual cooperation was surfaced as Pakistan Margaret Adamson and Chairman Higher Education Commission (HEC), Dr Mukhtar Ahmad signed a document of understanding (DoU) for partial scholarships for Pakistani scholars in Australian universities. According to the agreement four top ranked universities of Australia including University of Melbourne, University of Wollongong, Macquarie…Read More